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Japan

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Name of Service: Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force
Ship Prefix: JDS
Date Formed: 1952
(Strength) Personnel: 47500
Vessels on World Warships: 238

Active Ships

Name Class Pennant Designation
Abukuma Abukuma 229 Frigate
Aishima Sugashima 688 Coastal Minesweeper
Akebono Murasame 108 Destroyer
Akizuki Akizuki 115 Destroyer
Amagiri Asagiri 154 Destroyer
Amakusa Hiuchi 4303 Fleet Support Ship
Aoshima Sugashima 689 Coastal Minesweeper
Ariake Murasame 109 Destroyer
Asagiri Asagiri 151 Destroyer
Asashio Harushio 589 Submarine
Asayuki Hatsuyuki 132 Destroyer
Ashigara Atago 178 Guided Missile Destroyer
Atago Atago 177 Guided Missile Destroyer
Awaji Awaji 304 Ocean Minesweeper
Awashima Hatsushima 670 Coastal Minesweeper
Bungo Uraga 464 Mine Countermeasures Support Ship
Chikuma Abukuma 233 Frigate
Chokai Kongo 176 Guided Missile Destroyer
Enoshima Enoshima 604 Coastal Minehunter
Enshu Hiuchi 4305 Fleet Support Ship
Fuyushio Harushio 588 Submarine
Fuyuzuki Akizuki 118 Destroyer
Genkai Hiuchi 4304 Fleet Support Ship
Hachijyo Yaeyama 303 Coastal Minesweeper

Historic Ships

Name Class Pennant Designation
- Uzushio 573 Submarine
Akigumo Yamagumo 120 Destroyer
Akishio Yushio 579 Submarine
Akizuki Akizuki 161 Destroyer
Amatsukaze Amatsukaze 163 Destroyer
Aokumo Yamagumo 119 Destroyer
Arashio Harushio 586 Submarine
Arashio Asashio 565 Submarine
Asagumo Yamagumo 115 Destroyer
Asakaze Tachikaze 169 Destroyer
Asakaze Gleaves 181 Destroyer
Asashio Asashio 562 Submarine
Buna Tacoma 294 Frigate
Fukue Takami 645 Coastal Minehunter
Hamashio Yushio 578 Submarine
Hamayuki Hatsuyuki 126 Destroyer
Haruna Haruna 141 Helicopter Destroyer
Harushio Harushio 583 Submarine
Harushio Asashio 563 Submarine
Haruyuki Hatsuyuki 128 Destroyer
Hashira Takami 647 Coastal Minehunter
Hatakaze Gleaves 182 Destroyer
Hatsuyuki Hatsuyuki 122 Destroyer
Hayashio Harushio 585 Submarine

Future Ships

Name Class Hull Number Pennant Designation
- Enoshima 606 Coastal Minehunter
- Awaji 306 Ocean Minesweeper
- Soryu 511 Submarine
- Soryu 512 Submarine
- Soryu 513 Submarine
Asahi Asahi 119 Destroyer
Chichijima Enoshima 605 Coastal Minehunter
Hirado Awaji 305 Ocean Minesweeper
Seiryu Soryu 509 Submarine
Shirahui Asahi 120 Destroyer
Shoryu Soryu 510 Submarine